Sheldon Police Department vehicle

SHELDON—A 39-year-old Sheldon woman was arrested Monday, Nov. 22, on a charge of first-offense domestic abuse assault resulting in injury or mental illness.

The arrest of Sarah Lynn Goodwin stemmed from her allegedly biting an individual in his left forearm and pulling behind his right ear with her fingernails, causing the back of his ear to bleed about 10:45 a.m., according to the Sheldon Police Department.